Suzanne M Whatley is originally from El Campo, Texas and has lived in the Ft Bend County area
most of her life. After creating Branding Matters! LLC., a custom screen printing and
promotional products company, 15 years ago, she continues to serve the community in
business, as well as involvement in various community non-profits and organizations. She also
serves as a Planning and Zoning Commissioner for the City of Sugar Land and is a member of
the Executive Women in Texas Government. Her passions also include serving with Catholic
Charities, Ft. Bend Seniors, Sugar Land Fire Dept. Citizens Fire Academy, and other community
She and her husband, Brad have been married for 28 years and enjoy 5 children and 6
grandchildren who all live within the Ft. Bend area. She considers her children and
grandchildren a major factor in working to create a promising future for all.
At this stage in life, she believes it has become evident that passions, talents, and time have
aligned and must not be ignored. “It is a time for me to give back to a community which has
served my needs for many years, in many ways. And, now I am honored, challenged and
humbled to serve in return”.